Latest Dwaal news and updates

Dwaal is looking for a Lighting Designer

Dwaal is seeking an architectural lighting designer to work on a contract basis. Work will be part-time, approximately 5-15 hours per week. Ideal candidates live near Belfast Maine, but we will consider remote applicants who are self-directed and excellent communicators. Previous experience in the lighting design industry is preferred. You can read more about the job on the Archinect Job Posting Board [...]

Dwaal is looking for a Lighting Designer2019-01-08T12:05:32+00:00

Electric Garden recording studio update

We are excited to share some images from the newly completed recording studio, Electric Garden, in Williamsburg Brooklyn, NYC. The studio is owned by Ben Kane, Grammy Award-winning mixer/engineer/producer, and  Drew Vogelman, who owned the original Garden Studio and Dessau Studios. They built it from the ground up in an old building that used to house a bean sprout factory near the Williamsburg Bridge in Brooklyn. [Link [...]

Electric Garden recording studio update2018-10-03T15:30:22+00:00

#OpRail Operation Railbridge project video

Operation Railbridge #OpRail is an initiative to revive the nine railway underpasses that recur throughout downtown Schenectady into dynamic public assets. These historic spaces are in various states of disrepair, and currently disconnect adjoining neighborhoods. This project was conceived to creatively address such conditions through an evolving streetscape, advocating walkability. This vision will connect the city’s industrial history to an innovative future [...]

#OpRail Operation Railbridge project video2019-01-21T15:45:46+00:00

Kate Sweater Becomes a Design Trust for Public Space Fellow!

Kate Sweater was recently chosen to be the Lighting Design Fellow for the Design Trust's latest project: Opening the Edge. ‘Opening the Edge’, is a project of the Design Trust for Public Space, in partnership with the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA); proposed by Jane Greengold. Opening the Edge seeks to design a new green space to facilitate interaction between residents in New York [...]

Kate Sweater Becomes a Design Trust for Public Space Fellow!2018-10-03T15:32:29+00:00

Operation Railbridge in the news

A couple great articles came out about Operation Railbridge #OpRail, which is an initiative to revive the nine railway underpasses that recur throughout downtown Schenectady into dynamic public assets. These historic spaces are in various states of disrepair, and currently disconnect adjoining neighborhoods. This project was conceived to creatively address such conditions through an evolving streetscape, advocating walkability. Dwaal (along with design partner [...]

Operation Railbridge in the news2018-10-03T15:34:37+00:00

Custom ‘IndiePendants’ in Delft, Netherlands

Just completed, architectural lighting design and custom lighting fixture design for Barbaar, a cafe and digital work space in Delft Netherlands. Barbaar is owned and organized by Het Collectief, a Delft based contemporary multidisciplinary practice. Barbaar is the meeting place for creatives and enterprising minds in Delft. A space for those who are able to see complex issues and social challenges in ways that others [...]

Custom ‘IndiePendants’ in Delft, Netherlands2018-10-03T15:40:13+00:00

“Surya Ganga”, a movie on solar power in India – needs support

  Click here to support this film about solar power in India   Text from the Bridge-to-India blog, "Solar energy in India has a great, intuitive appeal: everyone knows that there is a lack of power and sees the sun shine almost every day. In fact, the more the sun shines, the more people consume or yearn for electricity to provide [...]

“Surya Ganga”, a movie on solar power in India – needs support2017-02-22T16:08:29+00:00